11 December

Childminding Online Survey 2019

Childminding Ireland carries out an annual childminding survey in order to accurately represent the views of childminders on a range of matters. This survey will provide a majority view on …

20 November

Art Competition 2019

Calling all budding young artists! The Childminding Ireland Children’s Art Competition is back again this year to celebrate and nurture the talents of the children you look after. It was …

20 November

Childminders Christmas Get-togethers

Kick start the festive season at the Childminders Christmas Get-togethers… Childminding Ireland has booked hotels around the country for you to have tea/coffee and a mince pie with other childminders …

19 November

Chairpersons Note Nov 2019

Dear Childminders, It’s hard to believe that we are approaching the end of 2019. The year seems to fly by so quickly (or maybe that’s just my age!). As we …

14 October

Online Petition

Childminders: Sign the online petition calling on Minister Zappone to rewrite the Draft Childminding Action Plan (DCAP). Childminders must rally together to stop the DCAP. The plan needs to be …

07 October

Links to DCYA Online Survey & Submission

Working as a childminder is about to change. The Department of Children & Youth Affairs (DCYA) plan to action the following in the childminding sector: Regulatory Change, Qualifications & Training, …